Why Are Brazilians So Obsessed With NYC?
Why Are Brazilians So Obsessed With NYC?
By Celia Fernandez | 05/27/2013 - 09:13

Results from the New York’s official tourism board show that  the number of Brazilians visitors has increased by 364.2 percent since 2006. Crazy, right? Jumping from 112,000 Brazilian visitors to more than 826,000, seems Brazil has New York-fever. With thousands of places to go it’s no wonder Brazilians are flocking to such a unique and magical city, there is nowhere in the world like it! 

Find out why Brazilians choose to visit on page 2.

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Mexican President Calderon Films Reality Show to Promote Tourism
Mexican President Calderon Films Reality Show to Promote Tourism
By Fox News Latino | 08/23/2011 - 15:00

In a series of PBS programs set to broadcast starting in September, Mexico’s balding, 49-year-old president, Felipe Calderón, will go down a sinkhole, up a river (with a paddle) and over the top of a few pyramids in an attempt to boost Mexico's flagging tourism industry.

Calderón is personally trying to change his country's violent reputation by appearing as a sort of adventure tour guide in the programs, which will be broadcast in the United States.


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Oscar de la Renta
Oscar de la Renta Named Tourism Ambassador of Mexico City
By Verky Arcos | 06/15/2011 - 13:30

Last week, famed and talented designer Oscar de la Renta was named Mexico City’s Tourism Ambassador by the Minister of Tourism, Alejandro Rojas Diaz Duran.

Ahead of the Fashion Week Trend: Opulence at Oscar de la Renta


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Latino News of the Day
Latino News of the Day
By Fox News Latino | 02/17/2011 - 16:20

All the news you should know, from our partners at Fox News Latino:

Village of Dwarfs May Hold Clues to Cure Cancer

Mexico is Still a Hot Spring Break Destination, Despite Violence


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Puerto Rico Murder Rate
Murder Spike in Puerto Rico Could Hurt Tourism
By Fox News Latino | 02/02/2011 - 12:08

The tourism sector in Puerto Rico fears that the image of the Caribbean island as a vacation spot may deteriorate after 110 murders were registered in January.

The violence has hurt the worldwide perception of the U.S. commonwealth, which each year welcomes some 4 million visitors, most of them from the continental United States, the president of the Hotels and Tourism Association of Puerto Rico, Clarisa Jiménez, told Efe on Tuesday.


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Travel to Cuba Skyrockets
Travel to Cuba Skyrockets
By Mariela Rosario | 12/08/2010 - 11:15

Travel to Cuba has grown incredibly fast over the last year with over 1,000 American visitors entering the country every day!


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Drug Violence Rocks Tourist Mecca of Acapulco
By Mariela Rosario | 06/10/2009 - 17:10

Another day, another story of violence in Mexico spurred by the ongoing war between the government and drug cartels. But now, the violence has spilled over into the tourist destination of Acapulco, causing dozens of frightened visitors to flee their hotels and head home.


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